Allen Corporation of America (www.allencorporation.com)
Full Time Employee
Summary: Join a fast-paced flight operations environment as a Light Twin Instructor Pilot. You will be part of a flight operations team and conduct training and check flights within an established Light Twin /Single-Engine program. Aircraft utilized are both the PA-44 G-500/G-1000 and CE 172 G-1000 aircraft. Your skills and knowledge as a certified flight instructor will be utilized to deliver the provided curriculum to our customer, the Federal Aviation Administration. This is the ideal job for a certified flight instructor with ambitions to work within the FAA, or the broader aviation fields of Part 91, 135, or 121 operations. You will fly well-maintained and equipped aircraft that utilize autopilots and glass instrumentation while enjoying a quality schedule and a competitive salary.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Specific tasks to be performed by the Light Twin Instructor Pilot include but are not limited to the following:
• Provide flight training and checking in the PA-44 and CE-172 aircraft.
• Conduct pre-flight and post-flight briefings covering essential topics such as weather, route of flight, departure procedures, normal/emergency procedures, and tasks to be accomplished.
• Maintain a thorough knowledge of the aircraft systems, avionics, normal, and emergency procedures.
• Conduct all assigned instructional activities with an emphasis on safety, in accordance with our Safety Management System (SMS) program.
• As Pilot-in-Command, apply the principles of Crew Resource Management.
• Utilize teamwork, multitasking, task prioritization, effective communication, and time management skills.
• Complete flight-related forms as necessary.
• Other duties as assigned.
QUALIFICATIONS: Applicants must complete an initial training program and checkride as a condition for employment, and thereafter successfully complete annual recurrent training. Applicants will be evaluated on communication skills, preparation, task management, technical skills, and professionalism. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Applicants are required to submit to a pre-employment drug screen. All employees are enrolled into a DOT drug and alcohol program.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE: B.S. in Aviation preferred, or a related field, and three years of closely related experience, or
High School Diploma and Technical School training, and three years of closely related experience.
FLIGHT TIME AND CERTIFICATIONS:
• Minimum 800 hours with 1000 total flight time hours desired
• Minimum 300 hours as PIC of a multiengine aircraft
• Minimum 100 hours single engine dual given within 24 months or 300 hours single engine dual given total.
• Minimum 100 hours multi-engine dual given within 24 months or 300 hours multi-engine dual given total.
• All instructors must maintain at least a second class medical certificate
• Must have experience with the Garmin 500 and 1000 avionics.
• Must have Certified Flight Instructor (CFI), Multi-Engine Flight Instructor (MEI), Certified Flight Instructor Instrument (CFII)
WORK ENVIRONMENT: Alliance Airport (KAFW) is a Class D airfield located beneath the DFW class B airspace. Other operations at Alliance include GA, corporate, flight schools, drone and military operations on any given day. IP’s enjoy a relaxed office environment between flights. The schedule is 4 days on, 3 days off, with typically 2 flights per day. Federal holidays are observed. The starting salary is $45,000 with retirement and benefits.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
• Able to sit and work at the controls of an aircraft for extended periods of time.
• Able to stoop, kneel, bend at the waist and reach on a daily basis.
• Able to perform general flight operations activities on a daily basis.
• Able to lift up to 25 pounds occasionally.
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